All Blog Posts Tagged 'ardupilot' (144)

Build your own Autopilot - tutorial

I have written a tutorial on how to program your own AutoPilot/Flight Controller from scratch using an arduino/ArduPilot/RaspberryPi.  The tutorial will walk you through everything from reading the RC radio and controlling the motors through to how the PIDs are stacked on top of each other to…

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Added by Gareth on July 13, 2013 at 3:00pm — 28 Comments

Replacing Naza with Ardupilot - Weekly Video #10

This week has had quite the number of battles. I finally got the Coffin Copter in the air and flying very nice using the  Ardupilot. I don't think I'll even go back to Naza.

Added by Jake Wells on June 17, 2013 at 11:03am — 7 Comments


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APM 2.5 from hobbyking

This Blog is closed now from  posting further comments as per the request.

Hmmm Now hobbyking is selling:

ArduPilot Mega V2.5 Flight Controller USB/GYRO/ACC/MAG/BARO

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Added by Robert Krogh (hooks) on May 21, 2013 at 11:30am — 89 Comments

Robotics the Hobby of the Future Part 1

Robotics the Hobby of the Future Part 1…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on March 8, 2013 at 12:21am — 3 Comments

www.Dronecafe.com Goes Live!

 

DroneCafe.com (Testing Phase)…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on March 5, 2013 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

ArduCutter Matures - Becomes A Drone



    The last post was almost laughable as ArduCutter barley got off the ground and certainly didn't do much in the way of entertaining. Well, it still isn't ready for Vegas however I've been feeling pretty good about the progress especially since the project was started with a strategy of hope. In the past week or so I have successfully put this quad through many of the basic flight modes and everyone walked away with no broken bones and no blood spilled. A…

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Added by Cody Tomblin on February 19, 2013 at 1:15pm — 5 Comments

ArduCutter Finally Sees First Action!

ArduCutter gets airborne after the past week of building fun and a little embarrassment. It is all in the name. I recently read the line, "Multicopters are essentially flying lawnmowers.." from the ArduCopter wiki. This is not an exaggeration as my ArduCutter has cut me, and my grass. Of course I'd…
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Added by Cody Tomblin on February 7, 2013 at 1:00pm — 7 Comments

3D Printing On The Moon Using Dirt

Many R/C and Robotics enthusiasts build Robotic Vehicle parts using 3D printing and find the technology very useful.  A group of scientists from the European Space Agency took it to the next level!…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on February 4, 2013 at 6:30am — 3 Comments

Aeromapper UAV Option E with Sony Nex 7 (24 MP camera) + new Pelican cases

We definitely trust the APM a LOT!  So we decided to create another version of our…

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Added by Mauricio on January 29, 2013 at 9:06am — 17 Comments

Diydrones.com Live Assistance via Skype

Skype Account Name:diydroneslive

Newbies Guide to…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on January 26, 2013 at 12:30pm — 3 Comments

DroneCafe - The Daily Cup - Blog

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Added by Joshua Johnson on January 24, 2013 at 8:00am — 26 Comments

RQ-11 Midwest Drones Project (Part 3 & 3.5 NEW!)

Part 1,2,3,3.5^^^^^^^^^^^  (4 Coming Soon!)…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on January 15, 2013 at 12:00am — 3 Comments

RQ-11 DIY UAV Project Part 2

What I have left to do:

  1. Add Digital Camo to Parts of Wing
  2. add servos and connect wires to rudder and elevator
  3. possibly add ardupilot
  4. possibly add FPV flying

I'm looking for suggestions on any mods or upgrades I can do to this RQ-11.  I hope the Video was enjoyable and educational.…

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Added by Joshua Johnson on January 10, 2013 at 11:48pm — 2 Comments


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GeoTagging Images on Mission Planner

Introdution

Geo-tagged aerial pictures are very useful for mosaic mapping as well as the creation of accurate 3D models from a terrain.

Michael Oborne added a great tool for injecting GPS data on the EXIF tags by using APM's telemetry log from a flight.

This tutorial was…

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Added by Sandro Benigno on December 13, 2012 at 7:30am — 92 Comments

How To Create APM Wall Charts (ArduPilot Diagram)

This WallChart.pdf is a first draft of an idea to provide diagrams of the relationships between the different modules of any Arduino drone project that new users can stick on the wall.

The pdf shows a map of how…

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Added by Visual Micro on October 15, 2012 at 7:37pm — 17 Comments

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